Top Official Meets on Forest Service’s “Transition Framework”

Robert Woolsey, KCAW – Sitka

A top official in the Department of Agriculture was in Sitka Friday for a meeting on the Forest Service’s “transition framework.” Undersecretary Harris Sherman, who reports directly to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsak, spent four hours in the Sitka Tribe’s community house asking questions and listening to various perspectives on the Forest Service’s plans to shift to young-growth management and forest restoration.

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